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Don't Spread Germs (Jet Propelled Germs)


Published 1948


Amusing health propaganda trailer on the dangers of sneezing. NHS in 1948. Public health. Public Health Campaign Films. Post War era. Humorous cartoon treatment of general health problems: correct posture; the value of exercise and fresh air; the importance of suitable clothes; how to avoid insomnia.


Run time 1 Minutes 2 Seconds
Production Company Public Relationship Films
Sponsor Central Office of Information for Ministry of Health
Audio/Visual sound, color
Language English

Credits

Public Information Films

Reviews

Reviewer: Spuzz - - March 20, 2008
Subject: DON'T DRINK IT MAN!!
Strange little bit here about how not to spread germs. Same funny brit guy again. Likes beer too.

Who on earth had a bowl of disinfectant lying around?? That was mighty strange. Still enjoyable though.
Reviewer: Framan - - March 9, 2008
Subject: Short sharp and to the point
Professional quality as always. On a side note, did you see how high his pants went up his chest? Why did he bother wearing a shirt?
Reviewer: Robert99 - - September 20, 2007
Subject: very interesting
but silly. There are some good tips for those of us who live n the 21st century. Check it!
Reviewer: Mewster - - November 28, 2006
Subject: This is for those who STILL carry hankies!
I now know what to do with my handkerchiefs and the Mrs. won't wash them, prefering to wash my boxers, instead. Now, to find disinfectant bowls...

Thank you, United Kingdom! :D
Reviewer: boffy_b - - November 5, 2005
Subject: Ignore the description
This is, as can be seen from the thumbnail, a black and white live-action shortlet.
It is a sequel to Coughs and Sneezes, reminding us what to do with the hankie after a hard day's WHOOOFing into it.

Great stuff, and I just love the dopey character they used in these films.
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